Repairs and Maintenance
Please find information regarding Repairs and Maintenance.
This page gives information on asbestos - what it is, why it is a problem and how it should be dealt with
A dedicated Estates Management Team clean and maintain communal staircases, landings, entrance halls and other areas in and around blocks of flats and maisonettes on Council estates.
Information on what will happen should we be working on the guttering of your council house.
The Right to Repair Scheme enables you to have certain small essential repairs, called 'qualifying repairs', done within a maximum time-scale set by the government.
Information on what to consider if WLC are painting the exterior of your council house
West Lothian Council has a legal duty to ensure that gas appliances, gas piping and flues provided for tenants use are well maintained and safe.
Information on who is responsible for repairs
Information if your council house is part of a programme of kitchen and /or bathroom replacement.
Mains smoke detectors (that do not need batteries) are being installed in council houses
Some information on roof and render works to council houses
Information on what happens when we check the safety of the electrical wiring in your council home. We will also renew fuse boxes where required and carry out any electrical system repairs that are necessary.
Every home has it own smell, but sometimes homes can be affected by unpleasant or unusual smells